POI Arrested Unrelated Charges in Western Heights Shooting

The suspect has been arrested on unrelated charges and the victim identified from a shooting in Western Heights early Monday.

Officers found the body of 27-year-old Brendon Layne. They say Layne had drugs and a gun in his possession. He was pronounced dead on the scene.

Witnesses described a suspect and officers picked up 36-year-old William Anthony Young Junior on Virginia Avenue. Officers say he fled the scene.

Young has been charged with Reckless Driving, Evading Arrest, Criminal Trespassing, Simple Possession and more. No word if he’ll be charged in the death of Layne.

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